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International Data Protection:

EU DPAs consult on Data Protection Impact Assessments

United Kingdom Data Protection:

Government calls for views on GDPR UK derogations

United Kingdom Freedom of Information:

Elizabeth Denham, Information Commissioner, demands extending FOI to companies providing services to the public sector

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